Museum Finance Academy

  • 5-session personal finance certificate course

  • FREE; open to high school juniors and seniors only

  • Virtual walking tour of the Financial District

  • Scholarship awarded to top student/s


Virtual MFA Spring 2023 Flyer (PDF, 243.93 KB)

MFA Registration Information

The Museum Finance Academy (MFA) is a FREE five session personal finance certificate course for 11th and 12th graders with the goal of teaching students to aspire to financial independence through developing an appreciation for savings, establishing financial goals and learning to avoid scams. This course requires NO prior knowledge of finance, business or economics.

The top students from each class will be awarded college scholarships ranging from $500 to $1,000.

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Fall 2022 MFA Scholarship Recipients

The Museum is proud to announce that Hamza Ali, Daniela Meza-Gutierrez, Selena Tran and Ognjen Vasic have earned merit scholarships as top achievers in the Fall 2022 semester of the Museum Finance Academy. The Museum is deeply appreciative of Con Edison’s generous sponsorship of this program.

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Contact Information

For general questions about the Museum Finance Academy, please email

For press inquiries regarding the Museum Finance Academy, please contact Deputy Director Kristin Aguilera at